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Telegram to John F. (John Fitzgerald) Kennedy

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630905-001
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/5/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Document ID
630905-001
Document Date
9/5/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
5/17/1954
9/4/1963
8/20/1963
9/26/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Shores, Arthur D.
Coley, John
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights (ACMHR)
United States. White House
United States. Dept. of Justice
United States. Supreme Court
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
School integration
Brown vs. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas
Riots
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Code for Location of Original
JFKWHCSF-MBJFK
Location of Original
John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Subject Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 367, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
JFKWHCNF-MBJFK, John F. Kennedy Presidential Papers, White House Central Name Files, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, Mass.
Filing Info
Box 1478
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/30/1998 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
03/31/1998
Date Updated
11/29/2016 1:12:06 PM
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Memo to Mathew H. Ahmann, Eugene Carson Blake, James Farmer, Martin Luther King, Jr., John Lewis, Joachim Prinz, A. Philip (Asa Philip) Randolph, Walter Reuther, Roy Wilkins and Whitney M. Young

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630905-011
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Document Date
9/5/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Rustin, Bayard
Author Dates
1912-1987
Author Affiliation
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963
Document ID
630905-011
Document Date
9/5/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
New York, N.Y.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
5 pp.
Dates
8/28/1963
Names
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) [United States. White House]
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip) [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Ahmann, Mathew H. [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Blake, Eugene Carson [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Farmer, James [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Lewis, John [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Prinz, Joachim [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Reuther, Walter [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Wilkins, Roy [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Young, Whitney M. [March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963]
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. Congress. Senate
Congress of Racial Equality
Negro American Labor Council
United States. Fair Employment Practices Commission
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters and Maids
National Urban League
United States. White House
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Legislative hearings--United States
political participation
Voter registration
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Strategic Planning
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Digital file 001581-008-0390
Copy Location (1)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.5
Copy Location (2)
NAACPP-DLC, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (3)
SNCCP-GAMK, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Papers, 1959-1972, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Reel 46, frame 62
Copy Location (4)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
7/26/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/10/2005 10:56:16
5/11/2012 jmkunz
Date Updated
12/1/2016 2:50:54 PM
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document630917-001
Author
Vivian, C. T.
Document Date
9/17/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Vivian, C. T.
Document ID
630917-001
Document Date
9/17/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
8/28/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
McNair, Carol Denise
Collins, Addie Mae
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Organizations
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Southern Baptist Convention
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Washington, D.C.
Nashville, Tenn.
Mobile, Ala.
Selma, Ala.
Gadsden, Ala.
Huntsville, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Voter registration
Demonstrations
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
Code for Location of Original
CSKC-INP
Location of Original
Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
3/1/2001 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
11/30/2016 3:00:24 PM
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Southern Christian Leadership Conference executive staff

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631000-012
Author
Young, Andrew
Document Date
[10/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Young, Andrew
Author Dates
1932-
Document ID
631000-012
Document Date
[10/1963]
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
4 pp.
Dates
1/1/1964
3/1964-4/1964
7/1963
11/6/1963
11/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Harrell, Dan
Daniels, Juanita
Taylor, Lavert
Orange, James
Seals, Robert
Johns, Major
Hayes, Elizabeth
Marrisett, Andrew
Payne, Hardy
Brewster, Ann
Brownlee, James
Ponder, Annell
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Gibson, John
Dunn, Albert
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Nash, Diane
Wallace, George C. (George Corley)
Graham, Laverne
Smith, Edwina
Bennette, Fred C. [S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket]
Williams, Hosea
Vivian, C. T.
Martin, Louis E. [Democratic National Committee (U.S.)]
Mack, Benjamin
West, James
Coulton, Herbert
Moore, Dorothy
Middlebrook, Harold
Frinks, Golden
LaGarde, Frederick H.
Organizations
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Texas Democratic Coalition
New Iberia (La.). Office of the Mayor
New Iberia (La.). City Council
Congress of Racial Equality
Citizenship Education Program
Council of Federated Organizations (COFO)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
S.C.L.C. Operation Breadbasket
Kraft Foods Company (Atlanta, Ga.)
Southern Bell Telephone Company (Atlanta, Ga.)
Rich's Department Store (Atlanta, Ga.)
United States. Dept. of Justice
Democratic National Committee (U.S.)
Places
Danville, Va.
Petersburg, Va.
Savannah, Ga.
Albany, Ga.
Texas
Lake Charles, La.
New Iberia, La.
Plaquemine, La.
Shreveport, La.
Birmingham, Ala.
Greenwood, Miss.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Talladega, Ala.
Macon, Ga.
Waycross, Ga.
Thomasville, Ga.
Bainbridge, Ga.
Telfair County, Ga.
Ben Hill County, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga.
Coffee County, Ga.
Warner Robbins, Ga.
Americus, Ga.
South Carolina
Williamston, N.C.
Raleigh, N.C.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Direct action
Operation Breadbasket
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 35, folder 16
Copy Location (1)
SCLCR-GAMK, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 56, folder 14
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/12/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2003 15:32:26
7/16/2012 kpp
Date Updated
12/5/2016 5:36:42 PM
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Draft, memo regarding direct action in Birmingham, Danville, and Montgomery

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631014-104
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631014-104
Document Date
[10/9/1963-10/14/1963]
Type of Writing
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Draft
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
[Atlanta, Ga.]
Genre
Letter
Document Length
10 pp.
Dates
5/12/1963
9/15/1963
10/7/1963
10/14/1963
10/21/1963
10/22/1963
10/23/1963
10/28/1963
10/30/1963
10/31/1963
11/1/1963
11/4/1963
11/9/1963
11/11/1963
Names
Wesley, Cynthia Dianne
Collins, Addie Mae
McNair, Carol Denise
Robertson, Carole Rosamond
Ware, Virgil
Robinson, Johnny
Wallace, George C. (George Corley) [Alabama. Office of the Governor]
Boutwell, Albert Burton [Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor]
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Vivian, C. T. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Cotton, Dorothy F.
Lee, Bernard Scott
Young, Andrew [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Gibson, John [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Middlebrook, Harold [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Alabama. Office of the Governor
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Birmingham (Ala.). City Council
Birmingham (Ala.). Office of the Mayor
Danville Christian Progressive Association
Dan River Mills (Danville, Va.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Montgomery, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Los Angeles, Calif.
New York, N.Y.
Topics
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
School integration
Birmingham, 1963
Civil rights demonstrations
Direct action
Police - Complaints against
Discrimination in Employment
Discrimination in public accommodations
Code for Location of Original
MCMLK-RWWL
Location of Original
Morehouse College Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection, Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library Archives and Special Collections, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
6.1.0.1400
Copy Location (1)
MLKJP-GAMK, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Vault Box 9, folder 17
Copy Location (2)
DJG-GEU-S, David J. Garrow Collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Filing Info
Box 1.1, folder 1963 (II)
Copy Location (3)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/31/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/21/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/21/2017 10:39:11 AM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631021-006
Author
Morris, John Burnett
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
10/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Morris, John Burnett
Author Affiliation
Episcopal Society for Cultural and Racial Unity
Document ID
631021-006
Document Date
10/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Names
Claiborne, Randolph R. [[Episcopal Church. Diocese of Atlanta]
Wood, Milton L. [Episcopal Church. Diocese of Atlanta]
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
McDonald, Dora E.
King, Coretta Scott
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Lovett School (Atlanta, Ga.)
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Atlanta
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
School integration
Church and Race Relations
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 9, folder 26
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/23/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
10/23/2002 15:43:37
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Date Updated
12/6/2016 5:01:22 PM
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631021-015
Author
Young, Andrew
Document Date
10/21/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Young, Andrew
Author Dates
1932-
Document ID
631021-015
Document Date
10/21/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1964
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris)
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel)
Anderson, William G.
Organizations
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
Albany Movement (Albany, Ga.)
United States. Congress. Senate
Places
Georgia
Tennessee
Florida
Harlem, N.Y.
Cleveland, Ohio
Akron, Ohio
Dayton, Ohio
Columbus, Ohio
Indianapolis, Ind.
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Gary, Ind.
Muncie, Ind.
Chicago, Ill.
East St. Louis, Ill.
Springfield, Ill.
California
Texas
Mississippi
Topics
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Presidential Elections
Presidential candidates 1964
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Voter registration
Public opinion polls
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 35, folder 15
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/12/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/21/2003 16:50:27
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Date Updated
12/6/2016 5:36:21 PM
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Letter to Martin Luther King, Jr.

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631107-005
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Place Written
Cincinnati, Ohio
Document Date
11/7/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Author Dates
1922-2011
Author Affiliation
Revelation Baptist Church (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Document ID
631107-005
Document Date
11/7/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Signature
Signed (Handwritten signature of author)
Status
In Vol. 8
Place Written
Cincinnati, Ohio
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/11/1963
11/12/1963
11/6/1963
12/1963-1/1964
11/28/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Abernathy, Ralph
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Democratic National Convention (1964 : Atlantic City, N.J.)
Republican National Convention (28th : 1964 : San Francisco, Calif.)
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Danville, Va.
Atlanta, Ga.
Topics
Birmingham, 1963
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Friends and Associates
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Democratic Convention, 1964
Why We Can't Wait
Voter registration
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 22, folder 11
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
5/7/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2010
1/8/2010 szwald
3/3/2017 tenisha
Date Updated
3/3/2017 10:24:00 AM
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Memo to Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph Abernathy, and Wyatt Tee Walker

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631118-002
Author
Young, Andrew
Document Date
11/18/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Young, Andrew
Author Dates
1932-
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631118-002
Document Date
11/18/1963
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Status
Cal. 8
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
11/15/1963
11/16/1963
11/17/1963
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Abernathy, Ralph
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Bevel, James L. (James Luther)
Orange, James
Hayes, Elizabeth
Daniels, Juanita
Frinks, Golden
Gibson, John
Dunn, Albert
Johnson, B. J.
Fairfax, Jean
LaGarde, Fred H.
Middlebrook, Harold
Taylor, Lavert
Harrell, Daniel
Marrisett, Andrew
Seals, Robert
Organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Places
Danville, Va.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Williamstown, N.C.
Topics
Civil rights demonstrations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--staff
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
MLKJP-GAMK
Location of Original
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers (Series I-IV), Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 31, folder 18
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
2/20/2003 17:22:3
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Date Updated
12/15/2016 4:03:51 PM
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Telegram to John Lewis

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document631201-011
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
12/1/1963
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Author
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Author Dates
1929-1968
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
631201-011
Document Date
12/1/1963
Type of Writing
Printed -- published
Document Type
Wire or Telegram
Type of Signature
Signed with representation of author (Handwritten signature by author's representative)
Status
v. cut
Cal. 8
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Lewis, John [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Fauntroy, Walter E. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Howard University (Washington, D.C.)
Places
Washington, D.C.
Topics
Afro-Americans - Social conditions
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Political and Social views
Voter registration
Code for Location of Original
SCLCE-GEU-S
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1864-2007, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 8, folder 10
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
10/22/2012 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/3/2012 dbeals
Date Updated
1/5/2017 11:55:39 AM
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